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  1. Jacob W. Chesna, Dirk Schoellner. "Evolute of a Surface as a Utility for Specification, Characterization and Measurement of Freeform Surfaces" (2014) Proc. of American Society for Precision Engineering (ASPE) Conference pages 465-468.
  2. Jacob W. Chesna, Stuart T. Smith, Tsing-Hua Her. "Methods of Determining the Shape of a Sessile Drop". International/USPTO Application No. PCT/US14/40304. Submitted 6/2014.
  3. Jacob W. Chesna, Stuart T. Smith, Tsing-Hua Her, Ayman M. Samara. "Novel Methods and Devices for Measuring the Shape of Sessile Drops", USPTO No. 61/829,662. 5/2013.
  4. Stephen C. Howard, Jacob W. Chesna, Brigid A. Mullany, Stuart T. Smith. "On the Development of an Experimental Testing Platform for the Vortex Machining Process", Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering October 2013, Vol. 135, 0510051-0510058.
  5. Jacob W. Chesna, Ryan I. Rivers, Stuart T. Smith, Tsing-Hua Her, and Ayman M. Samara. "Performance Evaluation of a Sessile Drop Deposition Process" (2013), Proc. of American Society for Precision Engineering (ASPE) Conference, pages 528-532.
  6. Jacob W. Chesna, Yuki Shimizu, Richard K. Leach. "On the Use of Mercury Sessile Drops as Reference Artefacts for the Calibration of Optical Surface Topography Measuring Instruments" (2013), Proc. of American Society for Precision Engineering (ASPE) Conference, pages 74-78.
  7. Jacob W. Chesna, Ryan I. Rivers, Stuart T. Smith, Tsing-Hua Her, and Ayman M. Samara. "Reducing uncertainty of wettability measurements through controlled sessile droplet deposition: Current issues" (2012), Proc. of American Society for Precision Engineering (ASPE) Conference, pages 472-475.
  8. Jacob W. Chesna, Stuart T. Smith, D. J. Hastings, Borja de la Maza, Bartoz K. Nowakowski, Feilong Lin. "Development of a Micro-scale Assembly Facility with a Three Fingered, Self-aware Assembly Tool and Electro-chemical Etching Capabilities" (2012), Proc. of the 6th International Precision Assembly Seminar (IPAS) Conference, pages 1-8.
  9. Stephen C. Howard, Jacob W. Chesna, Brigid A. Mullany, Stuart T. Smith. "Preliminary Characterization of Vortex Machining" (2012), Proc. of European Society for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology (EUSPEN) 12th International Conference, pages 50-53.
  10. Stephen C. Howard, Jacob W. Chesna, Brigid A. Mullany, Stuart T. Smith. "Observations During Vortex Machining Process Development" (2012), Proc. of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference.
  11. Stephen C. Howard, Jacob W. Chesna, Brigid A. Mullany, Stuart T. Smith. "Subcomponent Developments for a Vortex Machining Test Facility" (2011), Proc. of American Society for Precision Engineering (ASPE) Conference, pages 365-368.